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History, Am.: 20th C.



Black Public History in Chicago

Civil Rights Activism from World War II into the Cold War

Author: Ian Rocksborough-Smith
Pub Date: June 2018

How black public historians fought for civil rights in the Windy City   learn more...

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Creating the Big Ten

Courage, Corruption, and Commercialization

Author: Winton U. Solberg
Pub Date: January 2018

How an athletic conference turned college football into big business   learn more...

link to catalog page SUEYOSHI, Discriminating Sex

Discriminating Sex

White Leisure and the Making of the American "Oriental"

Author: Amy Sueyoshi
Pub Date: March 2018

The creation and evolution of a racial stereotype   learn more...

link to catalog page GRIFFITH, The Fight for Asian American Civil Rights

The Fight for Asian American Civil Rights

Liberal Protestant Activism, 1900-1950

Author: Sarah M. Griffith
Pub Date: March 2018

The religious underpinnings of a forgotten civil rights conflict   learn more...

Frontiers of Labor

Comparative Histories of the United States and Australia

Author: Edited by Greg Patmore and Shelton Stromquist
Pub Date: April 2018

How workers' experience in two countries illuminates important issues in labor history   learn more...

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James Baldwin and the 1980s

Witnessing the Reagan Era

Author: Joseph Vogel
Pub Date: April 2018

Rediscovering the iconic writer's lost decade   learn more...

Migrant Marketplaces

Food and Italians in North and South America

Author: Elizabeth Zanoni
Pub Date: February 2018

Food forging identity in the Italian diaspora   learn more...

Pigskin Nation

How the NFL Remade American Politics

Author: Jesse Berrett
Pub Date: April 2018

The incendiary union of two all-American institutions   learn more...

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Pink-Slipped

What Happened to Women in the Silent Film Industries?

Author: Jane M. Gaines
Pub Date: March 2018

Film history's most baffling fade to black   learn more...

link to catalog page, Sounds of the New Deal

Sounds of the New Deal

The Federal Music Project in the West

Author: Peter Gough
Pub Date: Cloth: 2015; Paper: 2018

How the music of the people--all people--triumphed and reshaped America   learn more...

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